Breast Cancer: Basic and Clinical Research

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Call for Papers

The Editor in Chief, Dr Goberdhan P. Dimri of the George Washington University Medical Center, welcomes new manuscripts for peer review on the following topics including but not limited to

  • Breast cancer sub types
  • Pathobiology
  • Metastasis
  • Genetics and epigenetics
  • Mammary gland biology
  • Breast cancer models
  • Breast cancer prevention and detection
  • Therapies and clinical interventions
  • Epidemiology and population genetics

Open Special Collections

We are also accepting submissions for the following Special Collections. If any of these are the right fit for your research, we would be happy to receive your paper for peer review. Please enter the Promo Code listed next to each collection below during Step 2 of the submission process to indicate your interest in publishing in this Special Collection.

  • Cell Signaling in Breast Cancer Progression and Metastasis; Promo code to submit: BCBCR-10/11
  • Molecular Basis of Breast Cancer Progression and Metastasis; Promo code to submit: BCBCR-14a
  • Breast cancer stem cells epigenetic: Pathways and therapeutics; Promo code to submit: BCBCR-17
  • Molecular Basis of Breast Cancer Progression and Metastasis; Promo code to submit: BCBCR-14d-r
  • Breast Cancer: drug resistance and metastasis; Promo code to submit: BCBCR-16
  • Hereditary breast cancer; Promo code to submit: BCBCR-18
  • Breast cancer growth and metastasis; Promo code to submit: BCBCR-20
  • Molecular Basis of Breast Cancer Progression and Metastasis; Promo code to submit: BCBCR-14b-e
  • Breast Cancer Therapeutics; Promo code to submit: BCBCR-15
  • Biological and Molecular Subtypes of Breast Cancer; Promo code to submit: BCBCR-23
  • Breast Cancer Detection and Screening; Promo code to submit: BCBCR-24a-c
  • Breast cancer translational research; Promo code to submit: BCBCR-21
  • Models of Breast Cancer; Promo code to submit: BCBCR-13
  • Breast cancer care and management; Promo code to submit: BCBCR-25-S

All papers accepted into these Special Collections will benefit from a reduced Article Processing Charge (APC) of $750 (£500 GBP), discounted from the full rate for a limited time.

Become a Guest Editor for a Special Collection

We are interested in publishing Special Collections on various topics. Peruse the topics, or suggest your own, by submitting a Guest Editor proposal here

Further information on the role can be found in the Lead Guest Editor Guide

Benefits of Publishing 

The journal offers significant benefits to authors including:

  • International, peer-reviewed open access journal
  • Listed on PubMed and freely available via PubMed Central
  • Open access format, driving high visibility and global exposure
  • Indexing in the Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) and Scopus
  • Indexed in the Web of Science Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) 
  • Fast, rigorous peer review
  • Article metrics service to allow each author to monitor re-use of published articles
Manuscripts submitted to the journal are subject to double-blind peer review by a minimum of two to three suitably qualified reviewers. All editorial decisions are the responsibility of Editor-in-Chief, Deputy Editor-in-Chief, or an Associate Editor. Each stage of the editorial and production process is monitored to prevent delays to the authors, who are regularly informed of changes in their paper's status. Editorial contributors, journal staff, and external contractors who contribute to editorial and production processes are qualified, experienced professionals chosen for their ability to efficiently contribute towards high-quality published papers. Article processing charges are communicated to authors prior to and during manuscript submission. There are no additional fees based on use of color, figure or word-count.

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  • Efficient Processing: 4 Weeks Average to First Editorial Decision
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